A 15th century gold marriage ring
Lot 12
A 15th century gold marriage ring
£4,000 - 6,000
US$ 6,700 - 10,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 15th century gold marriage ring
The ring engraved with amatory inscription 'iea do re' (Je adore), each group of letters connected by double heart and cross motifs, on a cross-hatched ground, ring size N½

Footnotes

  • Found in Redditch Worcestershire, treasure number 2005 T158. Accompanied by copies of letters from the British Museum describing the ring and confirming the Crown's interest in this find was disclaimed.
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